|'A Ricciulella - Francesco Daddi|
The Cylinder Archive [www.cylinder.de] release for January 2008: This is one of the rarer Italian-Neapolitan series, recorded 99 years ago in January 1909 and first released on Amberol wax cylinder. This cylinder is a reissue from ca. 1912-1913 on Edison Blue Amberol cylinder, using the same master.
Keywords: cylinder record; edison; neapolitan; italian; tenore; blue amberol
|A Hot Time March - Edison Concert Band|
The Cylinder Archive [www.cylinder.de] release for August 2010: This lively played number by the Edison Concert Band predates the famous version by Bessie Smith by more than a quarter century. It features very distinctive ragtime influence. This Edison brown wax cylinder dates from approx. 1900/01 and was pitched to a playback speed of 140rpm. Cylinders of this era would be still copies made by a pantograph...
Keywords: cylinder record; brown wax; edison; hot time; ragtime; band; march; medley
|A Job like that - Will F. Denny|
The Cylinder Archive [www.cylinder.de] release for May 2011: An early comic song by Will F. Denny, from a brown wax cylinder, recorded in March 1899.
Keywords: cylinder record; comic; work; cable car; beer; early recording; brown wax; edison
|A lucky Duck, a Webfoot Promenade - Edison Symphony Orchestra|
The Cylinder Archive [www.cylinder.de] release for August 2009: The Edison Symphony Orchestra is performing a great nonsense number, recorded in April of 1903.
Keywords: cylinder record; band; zany; nonsense; orchestra; duck
|A Scene in a Country Blacksmith Shop - Byron G. Harlan, Frank C. Stanley|
The Cylinder Archive [www.cylinder.de] release for July 2010: A Scene in a Country Blacksmith Shop, a sketch rendition by Harlan and Stanley, announcement by Frank Stanley. Recorded in August 1903.
Keywords: cylinder record; country; scene; sketch; comic; rural; rube
|Ach, mein Otto hat 'ne Floete - Margarete Wiedeke|
A very naughty song by Margarete Wiedeke (often abbreviated as Grete Wiedeke). Although not the most charming voice of that era, Wiedeke recorded a huge variety of songs on cylinders and discs and was one of the popular recording artists in Germany. This one comes from an Edison Wax Amberol cylinder #4M-15008, recorded in May of 1909 (Berlin, Germany).
Keywords: cylinder record; german; grete wiedeke
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|Ack Vaermeland, du skoena, du haerliga land! - Unknown|
Here we have a brown wax cylinder, issued by Dansk Fonograf Magasin Kjøbenhavn under catalogue no. #929 Unfortunately the performer is not mentioned nor announced. If anyone knows, please post it! The title itself is a well-known traditional. As far as it was audible for me, the language is Swedish. Due to its playback speed of 160rpm this cylinder dates likely from 1902-1906. Lyrics: Ack Värmeland, du sköna, du härliga land, du kronabland svearikes länder...
Keywords: cylinder record; swedish; traditional; vÃ¤rmeland
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|Air from Rigoletto (La donna e mobile) - Sign. Bartolotta|
An interesting recording by Signore Bartolotta on a British Sterling wax cylinder (#531) from 1906. La donna è mobile, Act 3 of Verdi's Rigoletto La donna è mobile Qual piuma al vento, Muta d'accento E di pensiero. Sempre un amabile Leggiadro viso, In pianto o in riso, È menzognero. La donna è mobil Qual piuma al vento, Muta d'accento E di pensier, E di pensier, E-e di pensier. È sempre misero Chi a lei s'affida, Chi le confida Mal cauto il core! Pur mai non sentesi Felice appieno Chi su qu...
Keywords: cylinder record; wax cylinder; opera; rigoletto; guiseppe verdi; sterling; british
|American Patrol - Charles P. Lowe|
The Cylinder Archive [www.cylinder.de] release for October 2013: This Columbia 2-minute wax cylinder features active Xylophonist Charles P. Lowe who recorded many numbers especially for Edison as well as discs for Emile Berliner. It features a medley of well-known American songs as followed: American Patrol Columbia, the Gem of the Ocean Bugle Call Marching through Georgia Dixie Yankee Doodle American Patrol
Keywords: cylinder record; xylophone; columbia; 2-minute; instrumental; american; patriotic; civil war
|Angel's Serenade - Columbia Orchestra|
The Cylinder Archive [www.cylinder.de] release for October 2008: A brown wax cylinder record, featuring a piccolo and cornet duet, performed by the Columbia Orchestra. Recorded by The Columbia Phonograph Company of New York & Paris, ca. 1899.
Keywords: cylinder record; brown wax; band; serenade; cornet; trumpet; piccolo; flute
|Annie, my own - Harry Raderman's Jazz Orchestra|
The Cylinder Archive [www.cylinder.de] release for March 2010: Annie, my own - a fox trot of version Annie Laurie! Played by Harry Raderman's Jazz Orchestra, recorded in October 1920. Raderman was highly active in the early 1920's on Edison and other labels. This take was dubbed from Edison Diamond Disc 50724-R and is technically pretty compared to the post-1925 dubs. Record transferred by the use of the Passive High-Rise playback system.
Keywords: cylinder record; edison; raderman; annie laurie; fox trot; jazz; early jazz; band; orchestra; dance music; blue amberol
|Arie aus Traviata (Lebt wohl jetzt, ihr Traeume) - Hedwig Francillo-Kauffmann|
The Cylinder Archive [www.cylinder.de] release for for March 2007: Arie aus Traviata (Lebt wohl jetzt, ihr Traeume), sung by the German soprano Hedwig Francillo-Kauffmann on Edison Goldguss Record #15935 III/ 4: Aria of Violetta from La Traviata by Giuseppe Verdi & Francesco Piave The announcement was done by Carl Nebe with his typical wrong pronunciation of the name Edison. This rare soprano recording was done at Edison recording studios in Berlin...
Keywords: cylinder record; traviata; aria; opera; verdi; francillo-kaufmann
|As we parted at the Gate - Byron G. Harlan, Frank C. Stanley|
A nice duet by Harlan and Stanley from 1905: "As we parted at the Gate" Based on the raw public domain transcription from the Cylinder Preservation and Digitization Project of University of California, Santa Barbara Library (cylinder #2898) with different filtering.
Keywords: cylinder record; duet; ucsb; edison
|At a Georgia Camp Meeting - Gilmore's Band|
The Cylinder Archive [www.cylinder.de] release for March 2011: The popular ragtime march performed by Gilmore's Band, recorded on a brown wax cylinder in 1898.
Keywords: cylinder record; march; ragtime; band; columbia; brown wax